FOREST 4 - 1 COVENTRY CITY - Mon Dec 28, 1987 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Mon Dec 28, 1987 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Coventry City

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
4-1 (Won)

Half-time: 1-1
Season:
1987-88

Referee:
B Hill

Sponsor:
Shipstones

Attendance:
31,061

Pos Before/After:
2 2

Opp Before/After:
15 16

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Newcastle United (League Tier 1)

Coventry City:
Nov 02, 1988


GAME COUNT:

League:
3396 (of 4969)
League Tier 1:
1809 (of 2221)
Competitive:
3852 (of 5676)
Total:
5343 (of 7448)

Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)
Derby Daily Telegraph - Tuesday 29 December 1987
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years



Logo
FOREST
Manager: Brian Clough
Prior form: WLDWWW (Old to recent)

Goals:
Tommy Gaynor (30)
Tommy Gaynor (73)
Brian Borrows (76) (OG)
Terry Wilson (82)
Logo
COVENTRY CITY
Manager: John Sillett
Prior form: DDDDDW (Old to recent)

Goals:
Cyrille Regis (25)

Lineup:
Num Pos Player
1GKSteve Ogrizivic
2DBrian Borrows
3DDowns
4DMcGrath
5DBrian Kilcline
6MPeake
7MBennett
8MPhillips
9MCyrille Regis goal
10FSpeedie
11FMicky Gynn
Subs
12Houchen
13Emerson


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Mon Dec 28, 1987)
Home Score Away
Liverpool4-0Newcastle United
Luton Town1-0Charlton Athletic
Manchester United2-1Everton
Norwich City3-0Chelsea
Nottingham Forest4-1Coventry City
Portsmouth1-1Watford
Queens Park Rangers3-2Oxford United
Sheffield Wednesday2-1Derby County
Tottenham Hotspur2-1West Ham United
Wimbledon3-1Arsenal

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Table before:
FIRST DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current Form
1Liverpool20155047119102636402183650 WWWDWW
2Nottingham Forest191243401552119472221112540 WLDWWW
3Arsenal21124534177132295321281740 LLWDDL
4Everton2110743113821225253981837 WDDWDW
5Manchester United20983332154016844317131235 DLWWWL
6Queens Park Rangers2196624255321384341117-133 DLLLLD
7Wimbledon2187628244511594251315431 WDDLWW
8Chelsea21858313364018102181323-229 LDLDDD
9Southampton21777313143315133441618028 WLLDDW
10West Ham United21687242744414152431012-326 WDWDWL
11Luton Town2074926254431711306914125 WWLWDL
12Newcastle United2067724293349123431517-525 DWWDLW
13Tottenham Hotspur21741020255141311236714-525 DLLLWL
14Derby County2066818233351010333813-524 WWDLLL
15Coventry City20668212824410174241111-724 DDDDDW
16Sheffield Wednesday217311233541512153261120-1224 LWLWLW
17Oxford United21641122365151719136517-1422 DDLLLL
18Portsmouth21471018383441214136624-2019 LWDDLL
19Charlton Athletic21461121333451216126917-1218 DLDWDW
20Norwich City21531316292251014318615-1318 LDLWLW
21Watford2045111327325812136515-1417 DLWDLL


Table after:
FIRST DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current FormResult(s)
1Liverpool211650511110103036402184053 WWDWWW 4-0
2Nottingham Forest201343441662123572221112843 LDWWWW 4-1
3Arsenal221246352071322953313111540 LWDDLL 1-3
14Manchester United211083352264018944317131338 LWWWLW 2-1
15Everton221075321582122525410101737 DDWDWL 1-2
6Queens Park Rangers221066272763216104341117036 LLLLDW 3-2
7Wimbledon22976312555118104251315634 DDLWWW 3-1
8Chelsea22859313664018102191326-529 DLDDDL 0-3
29Luton Town2184927255431811306914228 WLWDLW 1-0
110Southampton21777313143315133441618028 WLLDDW
211Tottenham Hotspur22841022266141512236714-428 LLLWLW 2-1
412Sheffield Wednesday228311253651514163261120-1127 WLWLWW 2-1
313West Ham United22688252944414152441114-426 DWDWLL 1-2
214Newcastle United2167824333349123441521-925 WWDLWL 0-4
115Derby County2166919253351010334915-624 WDLLLL 1-2
116Coventry City21669223224410174251215-1024 DDDDWL 1-4
17Oxford United22641224395151719137720-1522 DLLLLL 2-3
218Norwich City22631319293251314318615-1021 DLWLWW 3-0
119Portsmouth22481019393541315136624-2020 WDDLLD 1-1
120Charlton Athletic22461221343451216127918-1318 LDWDWL 0-1
21Watford2146111428325812146616-1418 LWDLLD 1-1